Dink

Alumni Dink, c.1986

Red, cotton dink with "36" embroidered on the front. Created for a reunion of the class of 1936, which was most likely the 50th reunion in 1986.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00824

Location: Shelf 20 (housed with AC 00825)

Subject: Dink, Reunion, 50th Reunion

Format: Hats

Charter Day Beanie, 2010

A red felt beanie printed with white "D" distributed for the Charter Day celebration on September 16, 2010. This was the first year that Charter Day was celebrated by the college.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00675

Location: RR 01 (housed with AC 00601, AC 00606, AC 00708)

Subject: Freshman Beanies, Dink, Charter Day, College Traditions

Format: Hats

Class of 1936 Reunion Beanie

Red cotton cap with slight brim and "36" in white made in honor of the class of 1936's reunion. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00050

Location: Shelf 9 (housed with 00046-00051)

Subject: Reunion Beanie, Dink, Reunion

Format: Hats

Red Felt Beanie with '53 on the front

Red wool felt beanie cap with '53 printed in white on the front.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00547

Location: Shelf 9

Subject: Reunion Beanie, Dink, Reunion

Format: Hats

Dink and Freshman Pin, c.1949

The dink is made out of red felt with a white button on top.  The button is made out of metal which has "Dickinson College Freshman", along with the old college seal and on a piece of paper in the middle "Jim Pritchard" is written.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00858

Location: Reading Room 1 (housed with AC 00851, AC 00859, and AC 00860)

Subject: Student Life, Freshman Beanies, Dink

Format: Clothing, Hats, Pins/Buttons, Textiles

Freshman Beanie and Name Tag, 1967

A red felt Freshman Beanie ("dink") with "71" on the back in white and a Dickinson College Name Tag with the name "Michael Tachtman" typed in black under the college seal and "Dickinson College" in red. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00453

Location: Shelf 18 (housed with AC 00451, 00452)

Subject: Dink, Nametag

Format: Hats, Pins/Buttons

Freshman Beanie, 1959

Red felt beanie (also called a "dink") with a white button, worn by Barbara Price Vandergrift in 1959. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00556

Location: Shelf 9

Subject: Freshman Beanies, Dink, College Traditions

Format: Hats

Freshman Beanie, c.1965

A red felt "dink" with a white button from around 1965.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00048

Location: Shelf 9 (housed with 00046-00049)

Subject: Freshman Beanies, Dink, College Traditions

Format: Hats

Freshman Beanie, Name Tag, and Student ID, 1967

President William Durden's Dickinson College Freshman red beanie (“dink”) with "71" on the back in white and "A-1" written in black marker on the front. A name tag with the college seal and "Dickinson College" in red and "William Durden" in black, and a red and white student ID with a student photo on the back, all from 1967.  

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00462

Location: Shelf 19

Subject: Dink, Nametag, Student ID

Format: Clothing, Miscellaneous, Pins/Buttons

Freshman Dink, 1937

Red, cotton freshman dink that belonged to Madelaine Batt Grafton, class of 1941. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00821

Location: RR 01 (housed with AC 00052, AC 00053, AC 00460, AC 00461)

Subject: Dink

Format: Hats

Freshman Dink, 1962

All red, cotton dink.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00825

Location: Shelf 20 (housed with AC 00825)

Subject: Dink

Format: Hats

Lewis Gobrecht's Freshman Beanie and Sign, 1951

Red felt “dink” beanie, and a brown cardboard sign worn by Lewis Gobrecht '55 as a freshman at Dickinson College in 1951. The front of the sign reads "Lewis D. Gobrecht" in large red letters and "AXP" penciled in smaller letters, with a list of names on the back written in pencil, likely the names of the other members of the Alpha Chi Rho pledge class.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00436

Location: Shelf 2 (housed with AC 00432-00436, AC 00443, AC 00459, AC 00470)

Subject: Greek Life, Freshman Beanies, Dink, Student Life

Format: Hats

Back of Freshman Beanie, 1967

Red felt "dink" with "71" in white felt on the back.  Attached is a nametag worn by A. Pierce Bounds as a freshman in 1967.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00051

Location: Shelf 9 (housed with 00046-00048)

Subject: Freshman Beanies, Dink, Nametag

Format: Hats

Red Beanie, 1953

A red, felt beanie with “’53” in white felt on the front. Donor describes this hat as a replacement for one that he received as a Freshman. On the tag inside the hat "J. P." is written in black marker.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00769

Location: RR 04 (housed with AC 00768, 00781-85, 00788-89, 007918)

Subject: Freshman Beanies, Dink, College Traditions

Format: Hats

Freshman Beanie, 1957

Red felt "dink" with white button worn by Richard Herb as a freshman in 1957. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00047

Location: Shelf 9 (housed with 00046-00048)

Subject: Freshman Beanies, Dink

Format: Hats

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